Palace Hôtel du Palais

Address: 1, avenue de l'Impératrice, 64200 BIARRITZ  show map

Hotels | The Ocean has its own palace!
Hanging on to the rocky coast facing the Ocean, the Hotel is a ship, that includes in its bowels: bars, restaurants, meeting rooms, pools, boutiques and a fabulous spa.
A century of experience at your service.

Formerly the summer mansion of Napoleon IIIand Empress Eugenia, Hôtel du Palais is now amongst the most beautiful hotels in the world, overlooking the beach and the Atlantic Ocean.
Owned by the city of Biarritz, the hotel has been continually and lovingly restored.
Each beautifully designed guest room is air-conditioned, has satellite flat screen tvs and free Wireless connection.
The hotel's luxury and ageless charm, coupled with its outstanding sports facilities, make the Palais an international center for vacationers ans sports enthusiasts alike.
120 rooms and 30 suites overlooking the Palais gardens, the Cour d'Honneur, the pool and beaches or the ocean, combine refined decor with every modern amenity.
Royal and Imperial Suites are decorated in the purest Second Empire tradition with carefully chosen furniture and fabrics.
The suites are named after those important people who honored us with their presence or words: Gary Cooper, King Farouk, Ernest Hemingway, Charles Chaplin or Frank Sinatra.
Our Residential Suites can be made up of one, two or even three bedrooms connecting with the sitting room.


Villa Eugenie, The Restaurant (one Michelin Guide star), which refelcts the exceptional quality of the premises, proposes rich and savoury cusine, where Jean-Marie Gautier and his team pay tribute to local seafood and regional produce, all served in an elegant atmosphere where stupendous chandeliers illuminate gilded mouldings.

La Rotonde, sumptuous with breathtaking views of the Grande Plange and the Biarritz lighthouse, harkends back to the great receptions of the Belle Epoque era. The crowned heads of Europe would have never missed its balls, gala dinners or other engagements, which defined the thrilling Biarritz Belle Epoque nights.

Hippocampe, The summer restaurant offers one of the most beautiful views of Biarritz. During the season, the buffet is perfectly adapted to your seaside cravings with an endless array of seafood, light courses and magical desserts served in a unique setting on the Basque Coast.

The Imperial Bar, a prize-winning range of signature cocktails for a boosting start to the evening.
A wide selection of Armagnacs and Cognacs for a cosy nightcap with friends. Our gests, if so inspired, are welcome to join the musicians for a jam session in a jazzy atmosphere!


recently awarded Most Excellent Spa Hotel, Europe & Mediterranean 2008 by Condé Nast Johansens, our Spa is now recognized as a leader in the industry as well.
In collaboration with Guerlain, 3000 sqm spread over 5 levels have been dedicated to cocooning.
A unique space devoted entirely to your well-being and your plenitude; from physical fitness to beauty care and total relaxation.
An indoor heated swimming pool, with jacuzzi and counter-current enables you to relax to music while gazing out at the marvellous Atlantic Ocean.
The Guerlain beauty center offers a wide choice of treatments and massages designed specifically for you.
The Leonor Greyl Hair Care Institute provides organic hair care using all natural products ensuring you a truly unique experience.
The fitness centre features the most up-to-date apparels, whether to help you get into shape, stretch or unwind.
We also offer peronsal trainers and private Yoga and Pilates classes. After exercising or between treatments, the Eugenie Salon, our tea lounge is an ideal spot for relaxation.


Facilities and services

  • General facilities
    Elevator Physically disabled facilities Pets allowed Tennis court Wireless access TV
  • Room facilities
    Wireless access
  • Leisure facilities
  • Parking
    Free parking


  • Pets
    Pets allowed

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Customer service

Book with us

  • The Anglet Tourisme official booking centre
  • Online bookings, 24/7
  • Tourist board approved and graded visitor accommodation
  • Secure online payment
  • Advice that’s tailored to you (in French, English and Spanish)
  • Efficient, professional staff

Customer service

Book with us

  • The Anglet Tourisme official booking centre
  • Online bookings, 24/7
  • Tourist board approved and graded visitor accommodation
  • Secure online payment
  • Advice that’s tailored to you (in French, English and Spanish)
  • Efficient, professional staff